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James Ray Harris, Sr.

January 25, 1930 October 4, 2018
James Ray Harris, Sr.
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Obituary for James Ray Harris, Sr.

James Ray Harris, Sr., 88, of Brooklyn, passed away Thursday, October 4, 2018. Services will be held at Moore Funeral Home in Hattiesburg on Monday, October 8, 2018 with visitation starting at 10:30 a.m. and the funeral service at 1:30 p.m. Burial will be in Highland Cemetery.
Mr. Harris worked in various construction and light industrial fields before becoming a Saw Filer in the lumber industry in the latter half of his life. He was employed by Hood Lumber Co., the Masonite Corporation and finally Wiggins Lumber Co., Wiggins, MS, where he retired in 1995.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Mary Lucille Harris of Brooklyn, three children, James Ray Harris, Jr. of Hattiesburg, Brenda Joyce Holloway of Brooklyn, and Kimberly Ann Harris of Purvis.
He is also survived by a brother, Elbert Harris, Sr. of the Dixie Community; three nephews, Elbert “Butch” Harris, Jr. and his wife Judy of Hattiesburg, Dwayne Mitchell and Andrew Mitchell, both of North Carolina; four nieces, Gayle Simmons of Hattiesburg, Karen Pigg of Purvis, Nancy Mitchell of Georgia, and Tammie Harris, formerly of Hattiesburg.
Lastly, Mr. Harris is survived by three grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren.


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Visitation

Monday

8

Oct

10:30 AM 10/8/2018 10:30:00 AM - 1:30 PM 10/8/2018 1:30:00 PM
Moore Funeral Service - Hattiesburg

805 Hardy Street
Hattiesburg, MS 39401

Moore Funeral Service - Hattiesburg
805 Hardy Street Hattiesburg 39401 MS
United States

Service

Monday

8

Oct

1:30 PM 10/8/2018 1:30:00 PM
Moore Funeral Service - Hattiesburg

805 Hardy Street
Hattiesburg, MS 39401

Moore Funeral Service - Hattiesburg
805 Hardy Street Hattiesburg 39401 MS
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Highland Cemetery Final Resting Place

3401 W 7th St.
Hattiesburg, MS 39401

3401 W 7th St. Hattiesburg 39401 MS
United States
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